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u&u Recruitment Partners Database Analyst Contract in Brisbane Central Business District QLD

u&u Recruitment Partners

Branch Brisbane Central Business District QLD AU

Position:
Database Analyst
Location:
Brisbane Central Business District QLD

Looking for a DBA Analyst to work within the database administration group, supporting, maintaining and enhancing a number of Ingres and Informix databases on…

Immediate Start; Brisbane based

  • 6 months contract, possible extensions
  • Extensive demonstrated Ingres and Informix experience
  • Looking for a DBA Analyst to work within the database administration group, supporting, maintaining and enhancing a number of Ingres and Informix databases on Solaris. The candidate may work closely with other IT teams, business users, system owners and administrators.

    Key Responsibilities:

    • Security and compliance: understanding the security options for information held on the database.
    • Monitoring and tuning: ensuring that the database is running to optimal levels and understanding the table structure within the database in order to ‘tune’ the database.
    • Backup and recovery: understanding the options for backing up and recovering data held within the database. There will be local policy and procedures for each of these processes.
    • Database maintenance and nightly batch processing: ensuring the scheduled database maintenance and batch processing is monitored and corrected when required.
    • Troubleshooting: investigate an issue and work to find the root cause of why there is a problem with the system. They must also be able to implement a solution to address the issues.
    • Designing databases and changes to database schemas.
    • Deploying schema changes to production databases from written deployment plans.
    • Maintaining documentation.
    • Undertake maintenance and enhancement development of a number of applications
    • Contribute to the creation of effort estimates for requested enhancement and development work
    • Ensure that deliverables are prioritised and completed within the specified timeframes

    Desired candidate profile:

    • Extensive demonstrated Ingres experience
    • Extensive demonstrated Informix experience
    • Demonstrated experience and knowledge of standard Ingres and Informix utilities.
    • Writing and maintaining UNIX korn shell and perl scripts on Solaris 10/11.
    • Writing and running data fix scripts in SQL.* SVN, VSS and CVS version control systems is desirable.
    • PuTTY, SQuireL, Microsoft Office suite, standard UNIX tools – vi, scp, ssh, grep, awk, sed, ksh etc.

    Desirable:

    • Knowledge of and experience with spatial datatypes and functions (desirable).
    • Rally
    • LANdesk

    For more information please call Greg Scharf ([email protected]) at u&u on 07 3232 9136 , quoting reference number #8404 . Alternatively, to submit an application, please click below.

    Please submit your resume in Word format only.

    or proceed with Standard Application Form.

    Employment Type: Freelance
    Location: Brisbane City, QLD, AU
    Posted on: 2017-04-15
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